City embankment description and photos - Crimea: Yalta. Detailed information about the attraction. Description, photos and a map showing the nearest significant objects.
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The central embankment of the city is rightfully considered one of the oldest streets in the city. Wonderful palm trees grow throughout the Lenin Embankment, there are numerous restaurants, cafes, bars and wonderful attractions.
Near the berths of boats and motor ships there is the main cable car station, along which you can climb Darsan Hill in a few minutes, it has a height of 110 meters above the sea. From its top, a wonderful view of the city itself and its surroundings opens, and below is the port of Yalta.
On the Hill of Glory in 1967, a wonderful memorial complex was opened in memory of the soldiers who died during the Great Patriotic War and the civil war.
Not far from the lower station of the cable car is the hotel "Tavrida". This hotel was built in 1875, it was he who for a long time was considered the largest and most comfortable in the city. In 1876 N.A. Nekrasov, he came here for treatment. Many other celebrities lived in this hotel, for example, in 1879, M.P. Mussorgsky came here. A.P. Chekhov was also in this hotel in 1894, and in Soviet times, here over his poem "Good!" worked V.V. Mayakovsky.
Restaurant-schooner "Hispaniola" is located in the western part of the Embankment. This building is made in the form of an old sailing ship, which was used in the filming of many famous films, for example, in the movie "Treasure Island".
Opposite you can see Isadora Duncan's tree. This tree is not less than 500 years old, under its spreading crown the famous ballerina met with Sergei Yesenin.
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